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News for Small Businesses

Listed below are a number of recent articles referring to small business issues. Click on the title to read the article:

14 Apps Every Entrepreneur Needs in 2014

Small Business Saturday® Gives Small Businesses Big Boost to Kick-Off Holiday Season

Local Resident Receives Fellowship To Support Economic Development In Costa Rica

Entrepreneurial Center Receives $100,000 Grant To Support Hartford Small Businesses

12 Things Successful Women Do Differently

How Entrepreneurship Is Creating New Opportunities For Women

10 Real Reasons Why 2013 Will Be The Year Of The Woman Entrepreneur

6 Tips to Rein in Spending and Be a Lean Start-Up

How Sweeping Changes to the U.S. Patent System Will Impact Your Small Business

Small Business Saturday November 24, 2012

One-on-One Meetings: With whom?

Celebrating Women Entrepreneurs' Business, Goals and Journey

 

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14 Apps Every Entrepreneur Needs in 2014 - January 28, 2014
Entrepreneurs are known to be the masters of efficiency, right? The secret? We don't do it alone. Besides having an amazing team to support our endeavor, we also utilize cutting edge apps to keep us on our A-game. Read more

Small Business Saturday® Gives Small Businesses Big Boost to Kick-Off Holiday Season - December 2, 2013

In spite of a shorter shopping season and challenging economic environment, Small Business Saturday helped jump start the holiday shopping season for small businesses across the country. Read more

Local Resident Receives Fellowship To Support Economic Development In Costa Rica - October 3, 2013

Shelli McMillen, the Marketing and CDBG program administrator at the University of Hartford's Entrepreneurial Center, recently completed an economic development fellowship in Costa Rica. Read more

Entrepreneurial Center Receives $100,000 Grant To Support Hartford Small Businesses - July 19, 2013

The Entrepreneurial Center at the University of Hartford has received a $100,000 Community Development Block Grant from the City of Hartford for the Hartford Small Business Technical Assistance Program for the third year. Read more

12 Things Successful Women Do Differently - August 26, 2013

Every woman has her own definition of success. But there are certain traits that most successful women share. I spend a good part of my work day reading and writing about women who have achieved great things -- and I make it a point to surround myself with women who are well on their way to doing so. Here are 12 things I've learned that successful women do differently. Read article

How Entrepreneurship Is Creating New Opportunities For Women - August 13, 2013

A surge in business ownership is creating a new wave of opportunities for female entrepreneurs. Yet while the number of women-owned firms has increased, the smaller-than-average size of these businesses shows there’s still plenty of room for growth. Read more10 Real Reasons Why 2013 Will Be The Year Of The Woman Entrepreneur - February 12, 2013

According to a new survey released this week by the National Association of Women Business Owners, women business owners believe that 2013 will see more women becoming business owners than ever before. Read more

6 Tips to Rein in Spending and Be a Lean Start-Up - November 5, 2012

The average cost of starting a business is $30,000, according to a 2009 study by the Kauffman Foundation. But whether your cash comes from savings or financing, watching how you spend your money is critical to the success of your venture. Read more

How Sweeping Changes to the U.S. Patent System Will Impact Your Small Business - November 7, 2012

If you hold patents, have patents pending or are thinking of filing a patent, then it’s time for you to get to know the details of the most significant reform of the U.S. patent system in more than a century. Read more

Small Business Saturday November 24, 2012

Dedicated to kicking off the holiday shopping season for small businesses, Small Business Saturday falls right between Black Friday and Cyber Monday and offers a great opportunity to market your business. Learn more

One-on-One Meetings: With Whom? - August 6, 2012

Getting together with key individuals one-on-one is the best way to create the level of intimacy needed to build advocacy. Read article

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